(Not) Just Another Morning.

Because, I mean, what day is it?

For No One, 2020. Original Photo by SnapDragon X. All rights reserved.

All right! Here we go. Carpe diem, yo.

1. I successfully changed out of my sweatpants, and into an outfit that passes as socially-acceptable.

2. I placed my beautiful rings on my fingers, for what feels like the first time in months.

3. I inevitably spilled my delicious pumpkin iced coffee, directly on top of my iPhone, of course.

Just. Another. Day.

. . .

Your girl Snap has been in a bit of a fog-bog/mind-quandary thing.

what are you doing-what have you accomplished-what needs to be done?

you cause problems-you have an attitude-you’re an utter disappointment.

you could have been ______.

But, you know? I’m metaphorically crumpling those thoughts into a huge paper ball, and throwing it into the campfire.

To which I will promptly roast marshmallows and talk about the genius of Are You Afraid of the Dark?

. . .

I am smart.

I am kind.

I am worthy of love.

And so are you, my Dear Reader.

So are you.

. . .

SnapDragon is a writer, artist, homemaker, and admirer of hand-painted Russian nesting dolls.

Follow her Two-Bit Musings and more on Snippets of SnapDragon, yo.

She also writes for Pointless Overthinking.

20 responses to “(Not) Just Another Morning.”

  1. We need more of this. All of us. Ugh. I force myself to shower and style my hair, put on eyeliner and earrings for godsake, just to go out for a walk with the dog. πŸ™‚

    Wishing you a wonderful, sunny, happy weekend from Toronto.

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    1. Thank you, my friend. Wishing you the very same! πŸ•Š

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  2. Beautiful and well written. Thank you.

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    1. Thank you so much, friend. I appreciate that more than you know. πŸ•Š

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  3. Thank you.
    Also, the fact that you’re reaching out to share your rough days to help others facing the same shows how good a person you are and will always be an accomplishment ( how often do we forget our little kindnesses when tallying what we’ve done? )

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    1. Now you’ve got me thinking, I think you’ve given me an idea for a post. May mention/link this post in it?

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      1. Absolutely! ☺️

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    2. Thank you so much! What a kind thing to say. I do think it’s important to remember that we’re all human. We all have bad days (or weeks, or months!) and that doesn’t in any way take away our worth. Be well, my friend! πŸ•Š

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      1. Thank you. I’ve posted here ( https://musinghouse.home.blog/2020/09/12/when-small-things-are-a-giants-touch/ ) if you’d like to check it’s ok.
        You be well too. I hope you have a good day πŸ™‚

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        1. Thanks so much! πŸ•Š

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  4. […] read a post recently ( https://snippetsofsnapdragon.com/2020/09/12/not-just-another-morning/ ) which got me thinking. It was about how we get onto ourselves at times for not being good enough, […]

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  5. I hope your phone is ok. and my kids loved are you afraid of the dark…

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    1. Haha, itβ€˜s fine. I’ve learned my lesson to have the most protective case and screen cover on the market. 😎

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      1. it’s nice when we learn from our mistakes… πŸ™‚

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  6. Great photo! I hope they make a waterproof phone someday.

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    1. Thanks! Haha, me too. πŸ€ͺ

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  7. I’m on Day 17 living Pumpkin Spice-free. That’ll change this weekend. Do you ever take a bad Selfie?

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    1. Haha. Pumpkin spice-free?! Why, Michael, why? πŸ™‚

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      1. Its like this, Snap: About once a year, my arms are twisted to sip a crafty Pumpkin Ale. I wince when I drink it. Don’t know why because my appreciation of Pumpkins – pepitas, rustic orange, scent, Jack-O-Lanterns … – is nearly illegal (in a good way). Perhaps, a Pumpkin Spice Donut will help. πŸ™‚

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        1. πŸŽƒπŸŽƒπŸŽƒ

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